ISSO/ Cyber Security Engineer, Jr. - 26945 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norfolk, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/21/2018
  • Job ID:
    26945

Job Description



Responsibilities/Qualification

SUMMARY:

The Navy Continuous Training Environment (NCTE) Information Security Engineer is responsible for ensuring cybersecurity compliance by analyzing and testing systems, applications and networks, while providing diagrams and technical artifacts used within Accreditation and Authorization (A&A) packages. The Information Systems Security Officer will process A&A packages and its associated deliverables. This includes system categorization, control selection, SAP creation, system testing and RAR development. The ISSO will track the package development process and act as the project manager for the package development process overall. The ISSO will track accreditation follow on actions and record status on package POAMs. The Information Systems Security Officer will process package update in accordance with the NAO Use Case Memo.

The Engineer will observe the documentation and practices of various engineering disciplines to develop a skillset that can be used to create engineering Deliverables for A&A packages. The engineer will create and update A&A Engineering deliverables with moderate direction from senior engineers. The engineer will assist in creating concept of operations (CONOPS), disaster recovery plans (DRP) and business continuity plans.  The engineer will provide assistance updating and maintaining information on:  accreditation boundary diagrams, hardware and software assets, ports protocols and services and cross domain solutions. The engineer will perform assessment of 8500.2/800-53 r4 Information Assurance Controls and POA&M’s indicating when open items will be addressed.  The Engineer will remain up to date on the latest DISA STIGS (Security and Technical Implementation Guides), HBSS and ACAS practices. The engineer's deliverables will meet the standards of the NCTE Information Assurance Managers and Sr. Engineers expectations.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree and  0 to 2 years of demonstrated experience in Cybersecurity Engineering or IT.  In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for equivalent combination of applicable education and work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.
A CompTIA Security + certification will be required for the position; prefer candidates currently holding this certification.  If candidate does not already possess this certification, training and/or certification exam testing will be provided for the right candidate.  Certification must be obtained within 6 months of employment.
Experience with Microsoft office tools
Excellent oral and written communication skills 
Basic Experience managing and administering Windows, Network or Linux IT services
Experience working with technical documentation
Ability to understand visuals/documentation of overall systems and document technical solutions.

* Basic Experience of IT Security and Network Security concepts   
* Basic knowledge of the RMF process       
* Knowledge of IP networking fundamentals including OSI model        
* Basic Knowledge of LAN and WAN networking design, equipment, and transport topologies including VLANs, and IPv4 subneting     
* Knowledge of common enterprise network service implementations and network architecture principles

Must be a US Citizen able to obtain a Secret security clearance.  Preference given to candidates currently holding an Active Secret Clearance.

*CJ



Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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